Robert Smith

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Robert Smith
Robert Smith
Portrays: Himself
Date of Birth: January 21, 1938
Date of Death: July 1, 1995
Age at Death: 57
Nationality: USA USA

Robert Weston (Bob) Smith (January 21, 1938 – July 1, 1995), popularly known as Wolfman Jack, was an American disc jockey and actor.

"The Wolfman" was a popular host or guest star of many TV shows and movies of the 1970s, often portraying himself in these roles. Many viewers may remember him as a host for The Midnight Special, a TV concert series.

Wolfman Jack was a guest star in the Galactica 1980 episode "The Night the Cylons Landed". He is the only actor in any Battlestar Galactica series to portray himself. He was dressed in a Henry VIII costume.

Robert Smith died of a heart attack on July 1, 1995, in the arms of his wife, Lou Lamb Smith.